Sidney Blumenthal: Bush Sr. Tried to Rescue Family Legacy and US from Rumsfeld-- to No Avail. Jr.'s the deciderQuicklink submitted by Rob Kall Permalink
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|Former President George H.W. Bush waged a secret campaign over several months early this year to remove Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld. The elder Bush went so far as to recruit Rumsfeld's potential replacement, personally asking a retired four-star general if he would accept the position. But the former president's effort failed, apparently rebuffed by the current president.|
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